3D Scanning Sutter’s Fort

2018 Digital Heritage Conference In July of last year, Paul Veisze, California Department of Parks and Recreation’s Geographical Information Officer, invited me to participate in the 2018 Digital Heritage Conference during the weekend of October 26. He was interested in continuing a project that I had started when I first began working here at CSDS … Read More »

Forensics Tools and Training for Police Investigations

When Jack Taylor calls on customers, he has already walked many miles in their shoes. The CSDS Forensics Consultant is a 17-year Modesto law enforcement veteran. Most of his career was spent working in the traffic unit before an injury forced his early retirement. Jack has first-hand experience with accident investigation and reconstruction. Since joining … Read More »

Zeb Revo RT

The Zeb Revo RT is the Ultimate Handheld 3D Scanner

The Zeb Revo RT is a rapid, handheld 3D scanner that captures data as you walk. With a Wi-Fi connection to your smartphone or tablet, it registers your data in real-time as you scan, eliminating the need for post-processing. This can cut your project times in half and allow you to scan and process three-story … Read More »

3d scanning with Trimble TX6

3D Scanning is Coming to Architecture

Ayse Sercan is an architect at Safer DIY Spaces, a small Oakland-based non-profit with an enormous mission: providing shelter to those who wouldn’t normally have it. Knowing how ridiculously expensive Bay Area housing can be, this is a huge deal for the community – it’s literally keeping people from living on the streets. Before 3D … Read More »